Games and Strategies

Queen Mary, University of London

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Games and Strategies

  • Host University

    Queen Mary, University of London

  • Location

    London, England

  • Area of Study

    Business, Leadership

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

  • Prerequisites

    -ECN111
    -ECN114

  • Course Level Recommendations

    Upper

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    Hours & Credits

  • UK Credits

    15
  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
    4
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
    6
  • Overview

    Credits: 15.0
    Overlap: BUS202
    Prerequisite: ECN111 ECN114

    This module provides an introduction to game theory, a framework for studying situations of strategic interdependence. You will be shown how to describe such situations formally, how to analyse them using concepts of dominance and equilibrium, and how the theory can be applied to questions arising in various social sciences. Prerequisite ECN114.

    Assessment: 20.0% Coursework, 80.0% Examination
    Semester 1 Associate Assessment: 100.0% Coursework
    Level: 5

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